India | Reported by Sneha Mary Koshy, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 20, 2014
Five fishermen spared the death sentence in Sri Lanka and freed on Wednesday will take a longer route home than they may have thought. Their families in Tamil Nadu returned disappointed this morning from an airport after learning that the men would b...
South | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday October 31, 2014
Five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been given death sentence by a Sri Lankan court on charges of drug peddling. The men have 15 days in which to appeal against the order in a higher court. Both the Central and state governments say they will ...
India | Reported by J Sam Daniel Stalin, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday October 30, 2014
Five Indian fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been given death sentence by Sri Lankan court in a drugs smuggling case.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday October 22, 2014
Bodies of a British couple were found in a hotel room early on Tuesday, police said adding that preliminary inquiries suggest "a case of overdose of drugs".
Thursday October 9, 2014
The Centre's decision to decontrol prices of 108 cardiac and diabetes drugs was on Thsrday challenged before the Supreme Court which agreed to hear the case "as soon as possible".
AgenceFrance-Presse | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Olympic champion Sun Yang roared in celebration at the win, among five for China on the night as they finally hit form in the pool and leapt ahead of Japan 10-7 in the swimming titles tally.
Wednesday August 20, 2014
A filing with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday shows market share gains in key drugs in the US market, analysts say.
Chandni | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Kung fu superstar Jackie Chan's son Jaycee Chan, arrested in China on drug-related charges, has apologised for his involvement in the drug abuse case.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday July 9, 2014
A US mother told authorities that she killed six of her new borns and stored their bodies in a garage because she was addicted to drugs and didn't want to deal with the responsibility of raising them, police said on Tuesday, revealing a suspected mot...
World | Agence France-Presse | Friday June 27, 2014
Police have detained a famous Chinese screenwriter for taking illegal drugs, in the latest case of a celebrity becoming ensnared in a government crackdown on crime and Internet "rumours".
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 24, 2014
A prominent Tunisian blogger who accused police of fabricating drugs charges against him walked free from court on Friday after a judge threw out the case.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 21, 2014
A man has been acquitted by a Delhi court on the charges of possessing over 22 Kgs of banned drugs, saying there was a possibility of his "false implication" in the case by his wife and in-laws due to some monetary dispute between them.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 30, 2014
Two persons were sentenced to 14 years imprisonment in a case of heroin smuggling by a Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances Court today.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 2, 2014
A young Indian scientist has developed a potential non-insulin drug candidate for diabetic patients that can help eliminate the risk of low-blood glucose shock in case of an insulin overdose.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday February 12, 2014
A drug peddler has been sentenced to 10 years rigorous imprisonment in a case registered against him in 2010.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday January 20, 2014
Vietnam on Monday sentenced 30 drug smugglers to death in the communist country's largest ever narcotics case, involving scores of defendants and nearly two tons of heroin, a judge said.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 22, 2013
A Delhi court today extended by 15 days the interim bail of four out of the six arrested youths in connection with the death of NRI student Anmol Sarna, observing that even Investigating Officer of the case does not claim any incriminating material a...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 22, 2013
A Delhi court today granted bail to two persons arrested in NRI Anmol Sarna's murder case for allegedly helping his friends in procuring drugs consumed during a party on the night of September 17.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 20, 2013
Three more arrests were made today in the case of NRI student Anmol Sarna, who died mysteriously last Friday after a farewell party for him, where a large quantity of drugs was consumed. The police today arrested a friend and two suspected drug deale...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday September 20, 2013
An 18-year-old medical student from Jaipur, who had come to AIIMS to take part in a fest at the college, is battling for his life after being found in a semi-comatose state in a suspected case of drug overdose.